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Tilda Swinton's rep released the email exchange with Margaret Cho after the comedian slammed Swinton for playing a role based on a comic book character of Asian descent. 

December 21 2016 4:01 PM

Comedian Robbie Pierce offers a few suggestions for the not-coveted position.

December 19 2016 4:30 PM

The bizarre sketch suggested that efforts for inclusion can sometimes go awry.

December 19 2016 1:46 PM

Are electors rethinking their votes on Monday? A pretend Hillary Clinton can dream.

December 18 2016 12:53 PM

...then it might have his photo next to it in the dictionary.

December 17 2016 11:56 AM

Forget Santa. Only one group can give us what we really want this year.

December 15 2016 7:09 PM

Among Chelsea's Christmas wishes: a gay son for Mike Pence and membership in the Ambien of the Month Club.

December 14 2016 7:13 PM
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